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Abraham Aviv with his daughter Shiri and her boyfriend, Nikko. (Courtesy: Cleveland Clinic)

Minimally Invasive Transplant Surgery is Transformative for Living Liver Donor’s Recovery

Oct 30, 2019

“He’s young, strong -- who would want to do this? But he insists. He says, ‘You need it. And I’m ready.’”
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New Surgical Care Helps Man Return Home Pain-Free 48 Hours After Colon Resection

New Surgical Care Helps Man Return Home Pain-Free 48 Hours After Colon Resection

Oct 24, 2019

“I encourage anyone thinking about colon resection to cheer up! After what I was going through with diverticulitis, the surgery was the best experience I could have imagined.”
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Man with Rare Disorder Leads Normal Life After Stomach-Sparing Procedure

Man with Rare Disorder Leads Normal Life After Stomach-Sparing Procedure

Aug 30, 2019

“So much of it is just having the right outlook, to count your blessings. I have a very supportive family, who are great advocates for my care, and Cleveland Clinic is phenomenal. Everything there is top-notch, from the facilities to the nurses and staff. Dr. Bhatt is a lifesaver, and my whole family is so thankful to him.”
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